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Zoya Awaken Collection & Monet

Hey dolls! Today I have photos for you of the spring Zoya Awaken collection along with Monet, the top coat that was also released. The Awaken collection features two cremes and four shimmers in shades perfect to welcome the spring season. Zoya Brooklyn is described as a white-gold shimmer metallic. The formula was good and applied nicely in two coats. I would
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Polish Addict Nail Color

Polish Addict Nail Color Review ~ Part 1

Hey dolls! I hope that you all had a great weekend. I recently received seven polishes for review Polish Addict Nail Color and I have three of them for you today. I was sent a variety of finishes including glitters, crellies, and shimmers. Polish Addict Pink Sugar is a limited edition pink creme polish with lavender flakies and scattered holo.
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Create a Little Love Campaign

Hey dolls! I was recently contacted by Brilliant Earth, a jewelry company that specializes in ethically sourced diamonds, to participate in their Create a Little Love Campaign. They have reached out to several bloggers to create looks that creatively use the word “love”. I decided to participate in this campaign by doing a little stamping. I started with a base of
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RBL A Poem Collection

Rescue Beauty Lounge A Poem Collection

Hey dolls! I know a lot of you have been waiting for this post. It’s finally time to reveal the Rescue Beauty Lounge A Poem Collection! This collection consists of seven shades based on the famous poem, Ghost House by Robert Frost. Here is the trailer and the official press release from RBL.     I’m wobbling on the icy
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Cult Nails Tempest

Busy Girl Nails Winter Challenge ~ White ~ Cult Nails Tempest

Hey dolls! I finally got around to doing my post for the Busy Girl Nails Winter Nail Art Challenge this evening and I just love it. The theme for week 2 was “white”. I looked through my melmer to find my only untried white, Cult Nails Tempest. Tempest is an extremely pigmented white creme with a good formula. You could
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Cult Nails Passionate Dreams

Cult Nails Passionate Dreams Collection

On this day, we celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. I always participate in service projects with my sorority in his memory and today is no different. I’m constantly asking myself, what can I do to help others more. We can only hope to leave a small portion of the impact on our community, that
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Mentality Spam

Mentality Nail Polish Spam

Hey dolls! I have a few Mentality polishes to share with you that I didn’t include with other collections previously. I only have two more posts to go from the massive box that I was sent from them a few months ago. Mentality Black Holo is deep black holo polish. The formula was sheer, but not at all runny. It
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Zoya PixieDust Stripes

Twinsie Tuesday ~ Inspired by a Family Member ~ Zoya PixieDust Stripes

Hey dolls! The theme for this week’s Twinsie Tuesday mani was to create a look inspired by a family member. I chose to do a look based on my hubby’s favorite colors, navy and black. A few weeks ago, I saw this super cute tape mani on Lucy’s Stash that I wanted to try. I started with a base of
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Mentality The Sparkies Collection

Mentality Sparkies Collection ~ Part 2

Hey dolls! Today I have the second half of the Mentality Sparkies collection for you. As mentioned in part 1, these are all black based duochrome shades that also include holographic sparkle. The formula was the same on each polish; well pigmented, easy to apply, and opaque in 2 coats. Each polish dries to a semi-gloss finish and are shown without
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Mentality The Sparkies Collection

Mentality The Sparkies Collection ~ Part 1

Hey dolls! This evening I have pictures for you of the first half of Mentality The Sparkies Collection. This set consists of black based duochrome shades that also include holographic sparkle. The formula was exactly the same on each polish. They applied easily in two coats. The formula was on the thicker side, but not in a problematic way. Each
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